Tension heats up between Puntland and Somaliland
Nairobi Criminal Investigations chief Nicholas Kamwende said witnesses identified the two Kenyan officers as having allegedly abducted of Sulub Abdi Ahmed and Ali Ahmed Hussein on Jan. 26 outside a restaurant in the capital, Nairobi.
The two police officers were brought to court on Monday but the reading of their charges was postponed until Thursday.
Court documents show that Kenyan police believe that after their abduction Ahmed and Hussein were taken to Ethiopia. The rebels want an independent state for Ethiopia
The two regional states have been at loggerheads over the control of the Sool and Sanaag regions which are located on their border.